Joseph K. Salama

Development of novel radiation treatment techniques for patients with limited metastatic disease, and integration of these treatments with systemic therapies. Treatment of head and neck cancers with chemotherapy, radiation and novel targeted drugs. Improving outcomes for medically inoperable patients with lung cancer with new radiation methods. Developing predictors for toxicity of patients treated with chemotherapy and radiation therapy for non-small cell and small cell lung cancer.

Appointments and Affiliations

Associate Professor and Chief, Radiation Oncology Clinical Services, Durham V.A. Medical Center

Contact Information

(919) 668-7336

Education

Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology, University of Chicago 2005 - 2006
Resident, Radiation Oncology, University of Chicago 2002 - 2005
Transitional Year Resident, Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Medical School At Houston 2001 - 2002
M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, 2001